A New Experimental Test of Special Relativity

@article{Cedarholm1959ANE,
  title={A New Experimental Test of Special Relativity},
  author={Jaqueline Cedarholm and Charles H. Townes},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1959},
  volume={184},
  pages={1350-1351}
}
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